About the Department
The department of Information Technology, established in the year 1999 with an intake of 44 students has now grown exemplarily with an admirable intake of 120 students. The department presently has a dedicated team of 29 faculty and total of 351 students. The department takes august responsibility in organizing guest lectures, seminars, workshops and training programs with the help of engineers and academicians of national and international repute to help students to keep abreast with the latest developments in the field of information technology. Students are made to embolden future technology and master the art of computing by encouraging them to think futuristic by catalyzing Research and Research related activities through the Research and Development cell. As a result of the department’s forthright Research activities, numerous students from the Department of Information Technology have placed their foot prints in numerous International and National forum.
Our department students have been performing excellently in curricular and co-curricular activities, The student’s candid and decisive results in university exams, various state, and National and International awards acknowledges this fact. Our department has taken pioneering initiatives for improving the technical acumen of our students by organizing International and National conference. The departments Symposium committee named “SaiTechcellence” is working actively in organizing national level symposium every year. Our student’s projects have been funded by various reputed institutions like DST, AICTE etc, and have been in the limelight for solving various social issues. Every year, the department gets numerous awards for introducing innovation awards.
The Placement record of the department is excelling and is towering to almost 96% every year. The department poses an excellent and progressive academic record. The Department has deep roots and has consistently maintained its top position and this is possible only with the help of the strong staff support to the department. Numerous staff members have actively involved themself in Research activities and their experience carves students interest to mould their technical knowledge in various fields. The staff and students are active members of ISTE.
- The department bagged 3 Gold Medals (UG-2, PG-1) and 85University Ranks since inception.
- The department is accredited for five years by the National Board of accreditation, AICTE.
- It has the privilege of getting funds up to Rs.50 lakhs sponsored by various Government Organizations like AICTE, DST, ISTE, etc. for various innovative and social relevant projects of high caliber.
- The department has been a key player and a pivotal point in holding the prestigious membership of the ISTE student chapter (highest number of student participants in Tamil Nadu)
- The department organized an IEEE International Conference on Computing and Communication Technologies (ICCCT’15), on 26th and 27th Feb 2015. All the papers presented were published in IEEE Xplore Digital Library.
- Faculty members have publications in journals that are indexed by Google scholar, Scopus, Web of Science etc.
- Every Year the department organizes “Sai Tech Grail“, an innovative student project exhibition in Association with reputed MNC’s, which has live project demonstration by students from other college.